Students Urged to Be Vigilant for Fraudulent Job Scams

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Pitt Information Technology and Student Affairs sent students an email on Thursday urging them to stay vigilant and stay safe against fraudulent job scams posted online.

The email shared tips for spotting a scam, a recent example of a fraudulent job posting, instructions for what to do if students spot a similar scam or suspicious email and ways to stay safe online.

Subscribe to receive text messages about IT alerts—including phishing scams—at pi.tt/alerts. Additional guidance for spotting phishing scams is available on Pitt IT’s website.